New ChickP CEO Completes $8M Series A as Production Doubles 

ChickP, the Israeli food tech specializing in chickpea protein, has announced a new CEO as its $8 million Series A funding round comes to a close. Liat Lachish Levy comes on board as CEO as the startup also announces a doubling of annual production capacity.  With ChickP recently expanding into the APAC region with theContinue reading “New ChickP CEO Completes $8M Series A as Production Doubles “

Rewire: The go-to neobank for the large underserved migrant population | OurCrowd

Israeli fintech neobank operating in 20 European countries offering digital wallet, insurance, global remittances, debit and credit cards to the world’s 270M unbanked migrants 300% YOY revenue growth 2020-21 in main markets, 100% YOY increase in transfer volumes in main markets 2020-21; EU monthly remittance volumes above $20M; over 70K active users Revenue increase expectedContinue reading “Rewire: The go-to neobank for the large underserved migrant population | OurCrowd”

Better WAZE Ahead for Drivers with Brisbane’s FloodMapp’s Early Warning System

As the climate emergency impacts weather patterns across the globe, Brisbane-based FloodMapp has the potential to change the lives of millions of people living in flood-prone areas through its forecasting technology, which as of recently has been integrated into Google-owned Waze.  Already available across large parts of Australia and covering 90 per cent of the continentalContinue reading “Better WAZE Ahead for Drivers with Brisbane’s FloodMapp’s Early Warning System”

Checkmarx Joins IAI-led Cyber Consortium to Support International Government Cyber Defence Programs

Developer-centric application security testing firm Checkmarx has joined the IAI-led cyber companies consortium (IC3) to support the delivery of advanced cyber defence capabilities to governments across the globe. IC3 was created in 2016 by Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) in collaboration with likeminded companies including cyber security firms Check Point, Cognyte, CyberArk, XM Cyber, Mellanox andContinue reading “Checkmarx Joins IAI-led Cyber Consortium to Support International Government Cyber Defence Programs”

QLD to open International Borders on Saturday

After finally lifting border restrictions on interstate travellers last Saturday, in three days’ time the Queensland Government will start welcoming international arrivals without quarantine requirements for the fully vaccinated. The announcement comes after the state’s double-dose vaccination rate hit 88.82 per cent as of 17 January. “We have decided to set a firm date for vaccinated people – internationalContinue reading “QLD to open International Borders on Saturday”

Who is Gen Z & How Are They Driving Companies to Go Passwordless?

– Live Webinar – Who is Gen Z & How Are They Driving Companies to Go Passwordless? Register Today Join us Wednesday, Feb. 9, 2022 at 11am – 12pm EST Gen Zers are tough customers with high expectations and higher security risk. But their earnings are expected to reach ¼ of all global income by 2030, soContinue reading “Who is Gen Z & How Are They Driving Companies to Go Passwordless?”

Zoom Invests in Israeli Solution

Israeli automated AI sales coaching solution Second Nature announced on Wednesday the company’s launch along with a $12.5 million Series A funding round. Companies that invested in the round include signals Venture Capital, StageOne Ventures, Cardumen Capital, and Zoom Video Communications, Inc. via the firm’s Zoom Apps Fund. With the closing of this round, Second Nature hasContinue reading “Zoom Invests in Israeli Solution”

Unorthodox Lox

Plantish Unveils Whole Cut Plant-Based Salmon Nutritionally Equivalent to Fish Most of the plant-based seafood products currently on the market are alternatives to more processed options such as fish fingers and fishcakes. But Israeli startup Plantish has set out to change that with what it claims is the world’s first whole cut plant-based salmon. Following a $2Continue reading “Unorthodox Lox”